The Day Yahoo Decided I Liked Reading...

The Day Yahoo Decided I Liked Reading About Child Murder

There are 1 comment on the www.theatlantic.com story from Apr 18, 2012, titled The Day Yahoo Decided I Liked Reading About Child Murder. In it, www.theatlantic.com reports that:

Algorithms are shaping how we see the world around us, with big consequences. What a machine thinks we need to know can become what we fear.

On February 8, 2012, I was on Yahoo's homepage when a headline caught my eye: "Mo. teen gets life with possible parole in killing." Curious, I clicked to see what atrocity had transpired in the state where I live. Alyssa Bustamante, a teenager from Jefferson City, had strangled and stabbed her nine-year-old neighbor for the sheer thrill of it, later describing the event in her diary as an "ahmazing" experience.

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Gravediggers

Bakersfield, CA

#1 Apr 18, 2012
Take away the knives, they kill!

King of Slant and biased reporting:'Mr Bill'

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